The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 158 217 206
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -11
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 90 60 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.37% 0.78% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 0.92% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 86 52 63
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,650 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £54,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
User Stories
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5646 6526 6781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.87% 84.30% 82.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4772 5398 5603
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region.

User Stories Salary Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in the East of England

User Stories
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +3 34 £47,500 +5.55%
Essex +33 20 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Bedfordshire +27 15 £45,000 +15.38% 3
Hertfordshire +36 10 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Norfolk +7 9 £45,000 +76.47% 3
Suffolk +5 2 £41,250 +3.12%
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 162 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (32.83%) .NET
3 60 (30.30%) C#
4 58 (29.29%) Finance
5 55 (27.78%) Scrum
5 55 (27.78%) SQL
6 53 (26.77%) QA
7 37 (18.69%) HTML
8 36 (18.18%) OO
8 36 (18.18%) Business Analysis
8 36 (18.18%) SDLC
9 35 (17.68%) Degree
9 35 (17.68%) Microsoft
10 34 (17.17%) JavaScript
11 33 (16.67%) JIRA
12 31 (15.66%) Continuous Improvement
13 27 (13.64%) Mathematics
14 25 (12.63%) CSS
15 24 (12.12%) Java
15 24 (12.12%) Computer Science
15 24 (12.12%) REST
16 23 (11.62%) Web Services
16 23 (11.62%) TDD
17 22 (11.11%) SQL Server
17 22 (11.11%) .NET Framework
17 22 (11.11%) Software Engineering
18 21 (10.61%) MVC
18 21 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web API
19 20 (10.10%) DevOps
19 20 (10.10%) User Experience

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (6.06%) Confluence
2 11 (5.56%) IIS
3 9 (4.55%) Drupal
4 6 (3.03%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (1.52%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.01%) CMS
6 2 (1.01%) JBoss
7 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.52%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) Datadog
1 3 (1.52%) Google Play
1 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.52%) SaaS
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.06%) HTTP
2 3 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.52%) NoSQL
2 3 (1.52%) SQLPlus
3 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (16.67%) JIRA
2 16 (8.08%) Selenium
3 14 (7.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (6.57%) NUnit
5 11 (5.56%) Hudson
6 7 (3.54%) Cucumber
6 7 (3.54%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.54%) Maven
7 6 (3.03%) JUnit
7 6 (3.03%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.52%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.52%) JMeter
8 3 (1.52%) Log4Net
8 3 (1.52%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.51%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.51%) Subversion
9 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (29.29%) Finance
2 10 (5.05%) Marketing
3 7 (3.54%) Banking
3 7 (3.54%) Games
4 5 (2.53%) Retail
4 5 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 81 (40.91%) Analyst
2 65 (32.83%) Business Analyst
3 53 (26.77%) Developer
4 33 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 30 (15.15%) Software Developer
6 22 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
7 19 (9.60%) Senior Developer
7 19 (9.60%) Senior Software Developer
8 18 (9.09%) Product Owner
9 17 (8.59%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 17 (8.59%) IT Analyst
10 16 (8.08%) .NET Developer
10 16 (8.08%) Business IT Analyst
10 16 (8.08%) IT Business Analyst
10 16 (8.08%) Scrum Master
11 15 (7.58%) Test Engineer
12 14 (7.07%) Software Test Engineer
13 13 (6.57%) C# .NET Developer
14 12 (6.06%) .NET Software Developer
15 11 (5.56%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (32.83%) .NET
2 37 (18.69%) HTML
3 25 (12.63%) CSS
4 24 (12.12%) REST
5 23 (11.62%) Web Services
6 22 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 21 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web API
8 20 (10.10%) WPF
8 20 (10.10%) XML
9 18 (9.09%) Ajax
10 17 (8.59%) Entity Framework
10 17 (8.59%) HTML5
10 17 (8.59%) JSON
10 17 (8.59%) WCF
11 14 (7.07%) ASP.NET
12 12 (6.06%) CSS3
13 11 (5.56%) XSL
14 10 (5.05%) OAuth
15 9 (4.55%) XHTML
16 8 (4.04%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.64%) Mathematics
2 24 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 20 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (10.10%) User Experience
4 17 (8.59%) Virtual Team
5 10 (5.05%) Algorithms
5 10 (5.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (5.05%) Mobile App
5 10 (5.05%) Replication
5 10 (5.05%) Statistics
6 7 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.54%) Minimum Viable Product
7 5 (2.53%) Fintech
8 4 (2.02%) Physics
9 3 (1.52%) iPad
9 3 (1.52%) Mobile Games
9 3 (1.52%) Social Media
9 3 (1.52%) Social Network
10 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.57%) Windows
2 11 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.02%) Android
4 2 (1.01%) Unix
5 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (27.78%) Scrum
3 36 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 36 (18.18%) OO
3 36 (18.18%) SDLC
4 31 (15.66%) Continuous Improvement
5 23 (11.62%) TDD
6 22 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 21 (10.61%) MVC
8 20 (10.10%) DevOps
8 20 (10.10%) Kanban
8 20 (10.10%) Project Management
8 20 (10.10%) Unit Testing
8 20 (10.10%) Use Case
8 20 (10.10%) Waterfall
9 19 (9.60%) Analytics
9 19 (9.60%) Continuous Delivery
10 18 (9.09%) Pair Programming
11 17 (8.59%) BDD
11 17 (8.59%) UML
Programming Languages
1 60 (30.30%) C#
2 55 (27.78%) SQL
3 34 (17.17%) JavaScript
4 24 (12.12%) Java
5 17 (8.59%) VB.NET
6 12 (6.06%) Delphi
6 12 (6.06%) T-SQL
7 10 (5.05%) PHP
8 3 (1.52%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.01%) C
10 1 (0.51%) C++
10 1 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (17.68%) Degree
2 15 (7.58%) ISEB
3 5 (2.53%) CBAP
4 3 (1.52%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.51%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (26.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.52%) HP Fortify
1 3 (1.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (17.68%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.05%) TOWER Software
3 6 (3.03%) CheckPoint
3 6 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.53%) Rally
5 4 (2.02%) Tableau
6 3 (1.52%) Google
6 3 (1.52%) New Relic
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle
7 2 (1.01%) Progress
7 2 (1.01%) SAP
8 1 (0.51%) Coverity
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